BonAnno Vintners

“Matt Bonanno is third generation in the wine business. He spent his early years working in the warehouse of his family’s Ohio wholesale and importing business.  Upon graduating from Ohio State University, Matt took every opportunity to learn about all aspects...

Crane Assembly

Dave Phinney has begun a new CA project called “The Crane Assembly” focused on the immaculate fruit of the G.B. Crane Vineyard.  The icon wines are called “el coco”, “G.B. Crane Vineyard Cabernet”, and “Disciples.”  Very...

Elyse Winery

Ray Coursen’s career in wine started as a hired harvest hand in 1983.  He work within many areas of the industry from vineyard management, to the tasting room, to serving as head winemaker for Whitehall Lane Winery.  In 1987, Elyse Winery was started with 286...

Hoopes Vineyard

Spencer Hoopes first planted vines in his Oakville AVA vineyard in 1983 and for the next 15 years his fruit went into the bottles of top Napa producers. He finally kept some of his fruit for himself to kick off his namesake brand.  Winery operations have been handed...

JAX Vineyards

JAX Vineyards began as an exceptional 28 year old, dry farmed vineyard in northern Calistoga purchased by David Jackson.  His son Trent and daughter Kimberly built the winery by enlisting the help of cult winemaker Kirk Venge and taking a fresh approach to marketing....